- Hacker plans to give away stolen bitcoins, but Reddit users are suspicious
- One of the top comments suggested the hacker planned to post his or her own address, then transfer the stolen bitcoin to another account they control.
- A Reddit user claiming to be connected to the hackers that stole about $65 million in Bitcoin earlier this week announced a plan to give some of the ill-gotten cryptocurrency away to one “lucky” Reddit user.
- The hacker said any user who posted a digital address in the thread would be eligible to win.
- While other Reddit users suggested ways to randomize the giveaway to prevent laundering, others wondered whether the purported giveaway was actually a hoax.
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